Black Blisters / Pustules / Scabs on Trichocereus cacti and the causes

Hi Guys 🙂 In this Blog I will be talking about the black spots / blisters / scabs commonly seen on some types of Cereus cactus plants most commonly seen Continue Reading →

My AMAZING gift of a Opuntia fragilis Cactus cutting

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Hi Guys 🙂 I am so happy to have received a wonderful cutting of Opuntia fragilis cactus from my friend Killian here in Ireland. Killian watches my Cacti & succulent Continue Reading →

Why your Christmas Cactus – Easter Cactus goes limp after flowering

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Hi Guys 🙂 In this Blog I am going to be talking about the very common wilting that often occurs after flowering with Schlumbergera and Rhipsalidopsis Cacti, more commonly known Continue Reading →

This is what happens when a Cactus has too much to drink

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Hi Guys 🙂 We can all be the worst for wear if we have too much too drink haha and it is exactly the same for a Cactus 🙂 Cacti Continue Reading →

Epiphyllum Plant Virus and what it looks like

Hi Guys 🙂 In this Blog I talk a bit about the Epiphyllum Plant Virus and also share some photos of my Epiphyllum plants that have this very common virus Continue Reading →

How to grow & care for Agave in a Cold Climate

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Hi Guys 🙂 Here is a care guide on how to care for and grow Agave Succulent plants if living in a cold and wet climate during the Winter months Continue Reading →

I have reached 5,000 Subscribers on You Tube THANK YOU ALL

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Hi Guys 🙂 I am absolutely THRILLED to have reached 5,000 Subscribers on my You Tube Channel Desert Plants of Avalon 🙂 When I started this channel nearly 4 years Continue Reading →